The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 44 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 22 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.93% 3.83% 2.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.79% 17.59% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
172 108 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.71% 21.77% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 143 95 139
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Slough

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
4 25 (56.82%) MDX
5 24 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (52.27%) T-SQL
6 23 (52.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (31.82%) Linux
9 13 (29.55%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (25.00%) ETL
12 10 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (22.73%) MySQL
12 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
13 9 (20.45%) IIS
13 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (20.45%) Dashboard Development
14 8 (18.18%) SaaS
15 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (15.91%) Apache
15 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (15.91%) VMware
15 7 (15.91%) Plesk
15 7 (15.91%) cPanel
15 7 (15.91%) Webmin
15 7 (15.91%) vSphere

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.09%) Lync
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) nginx
5 1 (2.27%) Drupal
5 1 (2.27%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.27%) WordPress
5 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) VPN
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) VLAN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) SNMP
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (52.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (22.73%) MySQL
4 10 (22.73%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.55%) OLTP
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (13.64%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Report Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Business Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.82%) DBA
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) MDX
2 2 (4.55%) DHTML
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) XSL
2 2 (4.55%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Replication
1 2 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Debian
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (25.00%) ETL
4 9 (20.45%) Dashboard Development
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) ETL Development
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Open Source
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Management
9 1 (2.27%) Change Control
9 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.27%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.27%) Logistics
9 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.82%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) MCSE
1 3 (6.82%) MCSA
1 3 (6.82%) CCNA
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) vSphere
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.09%) Samba
4 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) pfSense
6 1 (2.27%) Xen
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Plesk
1 7 (15.91%) cPanel
1 7 (15.91%) Webmin
2 4 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) Tableau
4 4 (9.09%) Brocade
4 4 (9.09%) ProCurve
4 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
4 4 (9.09%) HP
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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